Financial Controller

Financial Controller

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    Qualified Finance

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  • Salary:

    £46000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Ben Love

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  • Contact phone:

    0115 922 2240

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Exclusive to Cherry | Financial Controller | Up to £50,000 basic salary + 15% Bonus 

As the Financial Controller of this profitable £20 million turnover Nottingham based SME you will be responsible for the integrity of the Statutory reporting, Management accounts, Profit and Loss, Cashflow, and the Balance Sheet as well as running the day to day financial operations at their modern Nottingham based offices. 
This is a commercially focused role which requires a qualified accountant with experience of process control and improvement in an SME environment and a track record of “making a difference”.
The successful candidate will ultimately work towards becoming Head of Finance within a 24 month period supporting the FD, MD and the Board of Directors.

The Opportunity…  

- Acting as a finance partner to the operational and commercial teams helping to prepare quotationsforecasts and budgetsanalysing results, supporting key initiatives and decisions
- Encourage a culture of high operational standards and delivery
- Develop and implement new financial processes which are effective and efficient focusing on continuous improvement at all times
- Take a hands on approach being someone who is happy to lead by example when required yet delegate and develop those below
- Cover for Finance Director in periods of absence
Strategic input...
- Development of KPI reporting to aid future business decisions 
- Improving the speed and accuracy of the preparation of the monthly management accounts
- Assisting in the restructure of the trading operations to meet the strategic objectives of the business
- Financial modelling of business opportunities 
- Working closely with the Finance Director and Admin manager to streamline and develop business processes to create a platform for high growth through operational efficiencies

What you’ll need…
ACA / ACCA/ CIMA qualified with 5 years + PQE
Experience of running an accounts team in a commercial environment
A positive, proactive mind-set and the ability to prioritise numerous work streams
Advanced knowledge of excel 

What’s on offer…
Up to £50,000 basic salary + 15% Bonus + Pension 
Flexible hours and flexible working culture
Great opportunities to make the role your own and get involved with exciting projects

Jobs you may have applied for Finance Manager, Financial Controller, Group Financial Controller, Group Finance Manager, Senior Management Accountant etc

Cherry Professional are recruiting this role on behalf of the client.

Due to Covid-19 please expect increased waiting times with all applications